NEWS
Harper: U.S. Should Approve Pipeline
Thu May 16, 2013 05:30 PM CDT

(Dow Jones) -- Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper said the facts are overwhelmingly in favor of approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, as he took his lobbying on the controversial project directly to the U.S. in an appearance Thursday in New York.

"I think all the facts are overwhelmingly on the side of approval of this but there is a process in the United States," he said, speaking at an event at the Council on Foreign Relations.

Washington is currently deliberating whether to approve the 875-mile pipeline, which TransCanada Corp. is planning to build to carry oil-sands crude from Alberta ...

Quick View
  • Dodge Down Corn Conditions have been right for stalk rot and ear molds in corn in many parts of the Midwest this ...
  • Cows That Last If you've priced replacement heifers lately, or even just added up all the costs of raising your ...
  • Chrysler: What's New for 2015 Here's something you don't want to do at a media event for seasoned automotive journalists from a...
  • Farm Investors Welcome Why own farms when you can own shares in a farmland pool? The advent of agriculture's first real ...
  • Rents Resist Price Relief Growers in bellwether corn states expect to make money on bushels -- not price -- in 2014, farm m...
  • GE Critics Range as Skeptics An ad-hoc committee of 18 scientists is tasked by the National Research Council with examining th...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl CPA Andy Biebl helps readers wrestle with reality of health insurance costs, congressional inacti...
  • Ag Innovation Showcase At the sixth annual Ag Innovation Showcase in St. Louis this week, start-ups in search of investo...
  • Ask the Vet At what age should a cow be culled?
Related News Stories
Ritz Talks Tough on Targets
NAM: Spend More on U.S. Roads
Washington Insider - Tuesday
Weekly Transportation Update
Washington Insider - Monday
FDA to Revise Spent Grains Rules
Ag Policy Blog
Washington Insider - Friday
GE Critics Range as Skeptics
Washington Insider - Thursday